Report: Ill. officer was asleep at the wheel in crash

The female officer fell asleep moments before the crash


Chicago Daily Herald

WHEATON, Ill. — A veteran Wheaton police officer who accidentally drove her squad car into a house in September fell asleep moments before the crash, according to the police report filed that day.

The Wheaton Police Department released the report in response to a Freedom of Information Act request from the Daily Herald.

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